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(15/14) New Mexico vs. San Diego State Post-game Notes
Courtesy: New Mexico Athletics  
Release:  01/05/2010

Jan. 5, 2010

Recap |  Box Score

Team

• The Lobos fall to 14-2 overall and 0-1 in the Mountain West Conference with a 74-64 loss at San Diego State (12-3, 1-0 MWC)...it's a season scoring low for UNM...the previous low was 66 against Creighton

• UNM shot 35% (20-57) for the game, but 2nd-half shooting was just 29% (8-28) and 20% (2-10) from 3-point...the 35% accuracy is the 2nd-lowest of the season (29.9% vs. Creighton)

• The Lobos were outrebounded 43-39, but 29-20 after halftime

• San Diego State has won 13 straight home games and is 22-1 in its last 23 games at Viejas Arena

• UNM has made at least one 3-pointer in 604 straight games...the last time it didn't was Jan. 3, 1991, missing on 8 attempts against Colorado State

Individual

Junior guard Dairese Gary
• led UNM in scoring for the 2nd straight game - and 3rd time this season - with 15 points, and a team-high 4 assists
• averaging 13.8 points the past 8 games
• started his 78th straight game

Senior forward Roman Martinez
• 12 points on 3-6 from 3-point
• shooting 48.5% from 3-point this season, including 50% (24-48) on the road
• UNM is now 28-5 when he plays more than 30 minutes

Junior guard Darington Hobson
• 12 points, 9 rebounds and 3 assists, but just 4-17 from the floor
• still leads the team in scoring (16.5), rebounding (8.1) and assists (4.4), something no Lobo has ever done for a season
• 36% (32-89) from the field the past 6 games

Wednesday, December 31
5:00 PM - 
Men's Basketball
vs. Fresno State
Saturday, January 03
6:00 PM - 
Men's Basketball
vs. Colorado State (Alumni Day)
Tuesday, January 06
9:00 PM - 
Men's Basketball
at San Diego State
Saturday, January 10
7:00 PM - 
Men's Basketball
at Utah State
Wednesday, January 14
7:00 PM - 
Men's Basketball
vs. Air Force
Sunday, January 18
4:00 PM - 
Men's Basketball
vs. Boise State
Wednesday, January 21
9:00 PM - 
Men's Basketball
at UNLV
Saturday, January 24
8:00 PM - 
Men's Basketball
at Wyoming
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